internal iliac artery

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in·ter·nal il·i·ac ar·ter·y

[TA]
origin, common iliac; branches, iliolumbar, lateral sacral, obturator, superior gluteal, inferior gluteal, umbilical, superior vesical, inferior vesical, middle rectal, and internal pudendal.
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in·ter·nal il·i·ac ar·te·ry

(in-tĕr'nal il'ē-ak ahr'tĕr-ē) [TA]
Origin, common iliac; branches, from anterior division obturator, inferior gluteal, umbilical, superior vesical, inferior vesical, middle rectal, and internal pudendal; from posterior division: iliolumbar, lateral sacral, superior gluteal.
Synonym(s): arteria hypogastrica, arteria iliaca interna, hypogastric artery.
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internal iliac artery

One of the two branches of the common iliac artery; it arises at the level of the lumbosacral disc.
Synonym: hypogastric artery See: aorta (Branches of aorta)for illus.
See also: artery
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References in periodicals archive ?
As setimas arterias lombares surgiram de um tronco comum, quer da parte terminal da aorta abdominal, quer da arteria sacral mediana ou da arteria iliaca interna (GHOSHAL, 1986; EVANS, 1993).
PALABRAS CLAVE: Arteria iliaca interna; Arteria glutea inferior; Arteria glutea superior; Variacion anatomica.
Los nodos linfaticos iliacos internos se disponen en el intersticio de las ramas de la arteria iliaca interna. En numero de 4 a 8 nodos, Cuneo & Marcille, situan al mas anterior de estos entre los origenes de las arterias umbilical y obturatriz, al mas posterior sobre el tronco de la arteria glutea inferior (arteria isquiatica) y pudenda interna y a los restantes entre los precedentes, en relacion con las arterias uterina, vaginal, rectal media y glutea superior.
Los nodos linfaticos gluteos superiores se situan entre la arteria glutea superior y la arteria iliaca interna; los nodos linfaticos gluteos inferiores rodean los origenes de las arterias glutea inferior y rectal media.